1. SELF ASSESSMENT IN AREAS OF WRITING, RESEARCH, TECHNOLOGY, AND MATH

2. WRITING SKILLS: I can...

  with ease and confidence with assistance and reference materials I need a tutorial.
...use correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation.
...compose a professional email message.
...compose a business letter.
...compose a memo.
...write an essay or opinion article.
...write an abstract.
...write a scholarly or research paper.
...use APA style format.

3. RESEARCH SKILLS: I can...

  with ease and confidence with assistance and reference materials I need a tutorial.
...conduct internet research.
...use online databases.
...design surveys, questionnaires, evaluations.
...create a database and input data.
...sort, filter, graph data.
...design and produce a poster.

4. TECHNOLOGY SKILLS: I can...

  with ease and confidence with assistance and reference materials I need a tutorial.
...check/forward/manage my email.
...use Word or other word processing programs.
...use Excel or other spreadsheets.
...use PowerPoint or other presentation software.
...use Google Docs.
...use Blackboard.
...blog/post comments on a blog.
...create a wiki.
...use SurveyMonkey.
...tweet.

5. MATH SKILLS: I can...

  with ease and confidence with assistance and reference materials I need a tutorial.
...calculate medication dosages.
...convert liters to milliliters, and vice versa.
...convert grams to milligrams, and vice versa.
...convert milligrams to micrograms, and vice versa.
...convert pounds to kilograms, and vice versa.
...work with basic statistics.
Please print your results to plan for improvement in areas where you are least comfortable with your skills levels. We will discuss options and resources at CNL Orientation. See you then!

T